The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altera products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Altera over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Altera Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altera
Rank 864 902 835
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -67
Permanent jobs citing Altera 19 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.039% 0.004% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 22
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Altera
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48236 51672 50446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.92% 46.47% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39147 41982 41704
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Altera
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altera Jobs Demand Trend in England

Altera
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Altera across the England region.

Altera Salary Trend in England

Altera
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Altera across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Altera Salary Histogram in England

Altera
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Altera within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 8 £55,000 -
East of England - 5 £55,000 - 2
South East +8 4 £43,750 +2.94% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Altera
UK

Altera
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Altera also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Altera.

1 40 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (85.00%) Xilinx
3 26 (65.00%) VHDL
4 18 (45.00%) Verilog
5 15 (37.50%) C
5 15 (37.50%) Firmware
6 14 (35.00%) Electronics
7 11 (27.50%) Algorithms
8 10 (25.00%) Degree
8 10 (25.00%) Avionics
8 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 10 (25.00%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) Aerospace
9 9 (22.50%) Cadence
9 9 (22.50%) DO-254
10 8 (20.00%) Signal Processing
10 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (20.00%) Military
11 7 (17.50%) CAD
11 7 (17.50%) Line Management
12 6 (15.00%) Digital Signal Processing
12 6 (15.00%) MATLAB
12 6 (15.00%) Simulink
12 6 (15.00%) EMC
13 5 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
13 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 5 (12.50%) C++
13 5 (12.50%) PLM
14 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (10.00%) Device Driver

Altera
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Altera also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Altera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Simulink
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.50%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) GSM
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
1 2 (5.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.00%) Electronics
2 10 (25.00%) Avionics
2 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (25.00%) Finance
3 9 (22.50%) Aerospace
4 8 (20.00%) Military
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) FPGA Engineer
2 14 (35.00%) Design Engineer
3 13 (32.50%) Hardware Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Hardware Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Firmware Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 40 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 26 (65.00%) VHDL
3 18 (45.00%) Verilog
4 11 (27.50%) Algorithms
5 8 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
7 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (10.00%) Device Driver
8 3 (7.50%) Data Conversion
9 2 (5.00%) CPLD
9 2 (5.00%) Physics
9 2 (5.00%) ASIC
10 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 7 (17.50%) CAD
2 7 (17.50%) Line Management
3 6 (15.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (12.50%) PLM
5 2 (5.00%) Communications Security
5 2 (5.00%) Image Processing
5 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Information Management
6 1 (2.50%) Workflow
6 1 (2.50%) Validation
6 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.50%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) CAE
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) UML
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) C
2 6 (15.00%) MATLAB
3 5 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) VC++
4 2 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 2 (5.00%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) VBA
4 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) PhD
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) DO-254
2 3 (7.50%) IEC 61508
3 2 (5.00%) DO-160
3 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Xilinx
2 9 (22.50%) Cadence
3 6 (15.00%) EMC
4 3 (7.50%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (5.00%) Synopsys
5 2 (5.00%) QNX
6 1 (2.50%) MKS
6 1 (2.50%) Google
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